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  • Hundred: Williton
  • County: Somerset
  • Total population: 21 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 4.5 geld units (quite large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 4.5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £5. Value to lord c. 1070 £3.
  • Households: 13 villagers. 4 smallholders. 4 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 7 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 2.68 lord's lands. Meadow 18 acres. Pasture 1 * 1 leagues. Woodland 50 acres. 1 mill, value 0.16.
  • Livestock in 1086: 2 cobs. 4 cattle. 6 pigs. 80 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: Alfgeat.
  • Lord in 1086: William of Mohun.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: William of Mohun.
  • Phillimore reference: 25,31

AboutContact ❧ Maps and site by Anna Powell-Smith. Domesday data created by Professor J.J.N. Palmer and team, University of Hull.